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The Colegio Santa María in Salta has expelled a young fourth year boy named Santiago Casares after he made statements and presented himself in a way that “upset” teachers at the Catholic school. Four of his classmates who protested the …

So, who doesn’t love a good old conspiracy theory? I know I’ve always been enthralled by those astounding, over-the-top stories that try to explain the moon landing or JFK’s assassination or Hitler’s travels to Argentina via submarine. But we’re living …

It was always going to be close, but now we finally have confirmation: yesterday Juan Carlos Romero, the Peronist Senator for Salta, finally confirmed that next Wednesday he would vote against the bill to legalize abortion . This means that …

How many of us take the time to find out what’s really behind our fashion choices? If you’re anything like me, then probably not nearly enough. It’s easy to get swept along with the ease of buying cheaply produced, convenient …

This week, representatives from the US Department of Energy met in Salta with the state’s Minister of Production, Work, and Sustainable Development, Paula María Bibini to express interest in developing petroleum and lithium investments. The officials, including the USG Director …

Us women only have little brains. It’s hard enough remembering what our husbands like in their sandwiches, let alone deciding what we actually want for ourselves. Thank the Lord then that Argentine politicians know exactly what women want. Macri reminded …

Jean-Michel Bouvier has sent a letter to Pope Francis asking for the case of his murdered daughter to be reopened. He is citing “incompetence” from the judicial authorities and strongly believes that there are nefarious motives for hiding the true …

Grab your poncho and throw on a pair of alpargatas because this gringa is walking you through some of the most breathtaking spots that northwestern Argentina has to offer. Here we go! Jujuy and Salta.

Getting there

My flight left …

The Salta and Jujuy provincial courts were able to reassure their residents yesterday that they will no longer have to pay the exorbitant gas increases introduced earlier this year. High five.

The provinces are now part of a growing number …

The death of two-year-old Brenda Vega in Salta Province due to malnutrition once again puts the spotlight on this particular health scourge in the country’s north, notably among indigenous communities.

Brenda was a member of the Wichí tribe, an …